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Dec 25, 2016
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Norton 360 Review

Fernando Ortega
The industry?s most comprehensive, all-in-one protection against digital dangers
A review of Norton 360 by Fernando Ortega

Norton 360 is a powerful complete security software that protects your online activities, local wired and wireless networks, your important documents from loss by backup creation, optimizes the operating system and enables parental control to monitor and filter your child's computer use.

This security kit includes award winning antivirus, anti-spyware, anti-malware and anti-spam engines, prevents identity theft, blocks hacker attacks, monitors Windows processes, launched applications, visited Websites, instant messaging, emailing, e-banking, social networking and other online activities.

It scans your computer different areas with the help of real time and on-demand scanners, performs Quick, Full and Custom scan operations, checks the applications' trust level and the safety of links on you Facebook Wall.

The software enables Safe Surfing (checks the safety risk of Websites before visiting them and displays Site Rating Icons in Search Results, shows malicious site warning page), identity protection (hides your personal information from malicious Websites and spyware) and local network mapping.

The firewall creates and uses traffic and program rules to prevent any unauthorized access that may harm the security of your system, controls file and printer sharing, offers intrusion and browser protection (Download Insight provides information about the reputation of the downloaded files).

All events including applications launching, command line execution, direct network access, active desktop change, key logging, code injection, etc. are monitored and are controlled by the built-in firewall.

Other features included are Idle Time Optimizer (defragments local disks when your computer is idle), Report Generator (displays monthly reports related with the activity of this security software), Norton Community Watch (collects information about new potential security risks and submits them to Symantec for analysis).

Performance Monitoring enables you to view and monitor the performance of your computer. This feature monitors the CPU and memory usage, file downloads, threat detections and system optimizations.

Power Saving Mode allows you to save the battery power of your laptop by temporary disabling several background tasks such as virus definition updating, suspicious file uploading, scheduled scans, etc.

Norton 360 v5 also support Silent Mode, browser cleaning (deletes temporary files and history of Firefox), file backing up (stores a copy of your important images, music, video, office documents, emails, contacts, Internet Favorites in a custom location) and Startup management (improves the startup time of the computer).

This version of the security software comes with several new improvements that change its graphical user interface, make system scanning, protection more efficient, system optimization and backup processes more faster than before.

Norton 360 v5 is an award winning all-in-one security software that uses the latest reputation-based security technology to protect the computer against online threats, to identify and stop new malicious codes instantly.


Norton 360 is licensed as Shareware for the Windows operating system / platform from antivirus and can be used as a free trial until the trial period ends (after 60 days). The Norton 360 demo is available to all software users as a free download with potential restrictions and is not necessarily the download of the full version.

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  • Major release: Norton 360 22.8
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Compatibility with this virus remover software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version may be available from Symantec Corporation.

Norton 360 has been picked by our editors as very good.
Norton 360 has been tested for viruses and malware.
We have tested Norton 360 against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans. [Read more]

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